February 22, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial Page

Words of Encouragement

Without enough water, flowers dry up and husbands wilt

A fellow went to the flower shop and asked for geraniums.  “I’m sorry, but we have sold out of geraniums,” the clerk said, “but we have our marigolds on sale if you’d like some of them.”  “No thank More...

I gotta make more money

Have you ever made this state­ment “I gotta make more money”? Many of us may have said this be­cause of having more month than money in our family budgets or having children in college or for many other reasons. I recently heard Dr. More...

Allen graduates with BS degree from GSS Univ.

Abbey Allen of Lincolnton gradu­ated from Georgia Southwestern State University during the Fall 2017 Commencement Ceremony held on Friday, December 8 in Con­vocation Hall of the Student Success Center.  More...

A longing for pine pollen

Across The Savannah

Cold weather? Stay up North. My dash says it’s 48 degrees as I drive by a swamp, yet singing frogs drown out my heater fan. They must be pleading for warm weather to arrive. Well, let me tell you, warm weather can’t get here fast enough. More...

This weeks tips from the BBB

Tax scams, including fraudulent tax return preparation, cost taxpay­ers billions of dollars every year and is continuing to grow. More...

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Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

Consumer Q’s is a weekly ques­tion and-answer column by Arty Schronce at the Georgia Department of Agriculture. More...

Giella named to Dean’s List at Clemson Univ.

Zachary Reaves Giella of Lin­colnton has been named to the Dean’s List at Clemson University for the fall 2017 semester.  Giella is majoring in Health Sci­ence.  To be named to the Dean’s List, a student achieved a grade-point More...